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bifurcate


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Bifurcate  \Bi*fur"cate\,  Bifurcated  \Bi*fur"ca*ted\,  a.  [Pref. 
  bi-  +  furcate.] 
  Two-pronged;  forked. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Bifurcate  \Bi*fur"cate\,  v.  i. 
  To  divide  into  two  branches. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  bifurcate 
  adj  :  resembling  a  fork;  divided  or  separated  into  two  branches; 
  "the  biramous  appendages  of  an  arthropod";  "long 
  branched  hairs  on  its  legson  which  pollen  collects";  "a 
  forked  river";  "a  forked  tail";  "forked  lightning"; 
  "horseradish  grown  in  poor  soil  may  develop  prongy 
  roots"  [syn:  {biramous},  {branched},  {forked},  {pronged}, 
  {prongy}] 
  v  1:  split  or  divide  into  two 
  2:  divide  into  two  branches;  "The  road  bifurcated" 




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